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Position:Â Part-time Faculty position in Drawing. The Drawing department of Maryland Institute College of Art invites applications for this part-time faculty position to teach Life Drawing in a non-tenure institution beginning in January 2021.Â
The college seeks an innovative artist/educator working in drawing modalities to complement and diversify MICAâs Drawing curricular offerings. The selected part-time faculty member will teach one Life Drawing course per semester, three creditsâat an art school internationally known for its dedication to teaching excellence, a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, and the importance of the fine arts. The successful candidate will have her or his locus in the Drawing Department.Â
MICAâs Drawing department is open to a diverse range of approaches: from new media to traditional observation, non-western to western, fundamental to experimentation, illustration to fine art. The individual hired will have a broad understanding of varied approaches and will be capable of teaching contemporary along with established forms of drawing.Â
The individual selected will be required to maintain an active professional practice, participate in all aspects of department operations and departmental and institutional governance including departmental management, advising, institutional and departmental committee service and scheduled departmental and student activities.Â
A strong record of Professional excellence as demonstrated by a portfolio work and exhibition activityÂ
Personal commitment to teaching on a college levelÂ
Proficiency in a broad range of techniques including teaching observational workÂ
Experience with teaching college level Life/Figure DrawingÂ
Candidate will be required to complete a full background checkÂ
Valued but Not Required:Â
Three years of teaching experience at the college level beyond graduate assistantships is preferredÂ
Experience with technological approaches to drawing.Â
Conditions of Employment:
Satisfactory Background Check Results
Commensurate with experience and college policy.Â
The College will review applications as received.Â
Maryland Institute College of Art is committed to its policy of providing equal opportunity regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or veteran status (disabled, Vietnam-era, or otherwise). Furthermore, the College does not tolerate any form of sex discrimination, including sexual harassment or sexual violence. This policy applies to all programs, facilities, and activities provided by Maryland Institute College of Art, including but not limited to admission, educational programs, and employment.
Applicants must apply online for each job in which they are interested. You will not be considered for any job for which you have not specifically applied. We do not accept applications via email, U.S. mail, or fax. Successful candidates for any staff or faculty positions will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
MICA provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities on a case-by-case basis. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact Human Resources at 410-225-2363.
Internal Number: R1061
About Maryland Institute College of Art
Founded in 1826, MICA is among the top visual arts colleges in the nation. The college enrolls 1,863 undergraduate and 306 graduate students from 48 states and 54 foreign countries, offering programs of study leading to the bachelor of fine arts (B.F.A.), master of arts (M.A.), master of fine arts (M.F.A.) degrees, and master of professional studies degrees (M.P.S), as well as post-baccalaureate certificate programs and a full slate of credit and noncredit courses for adults, college-bound students, and children. MICA is recognized as an important cultural resource for the Baltimore/Washington region, sponsoring many public and community-outreach programs-including more than 100 exhibitions by students, faculty, and nationally and internationally known artists annually-as well as artists' residencies, film series, lectures, readings, and performances.